Media mogul Silvio Berlusconi is promising Italians if they vote him back into office that he will not only abolish an unpopular tax on primary residences, but refund property taxes Premier Mario Monti's government made them pay in 2012.
Sun, 03 Feb, 2013
Although the credit rating agencies have serious questions to answer about their role in the global economic and financial crisis that is now around five years old, their utterances still attract a lot of interest and are still very influential.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
The International Monetary Fund yesterday urged Europe to help Ireland refinance its crippling bank bailout and consider taking equity in state-owned banks to help Dublin return to bond markets and avoid a second bailout next year.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2012
AN “expert” financial trader in London who caused a storm of outrage by suggesting that world leaders cannot do anything to prevent a global market collapse, has no car and lives in a €230,000 home owned by his girlfriend.
Thu, 29 Sep, 2011